Scholarship overview

  • Degree level

    Postgraduate taught, Master's research

  • Value

    Between £1,200 and £4,800 depending on financial need

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status


  • Mode of study

    Full time

  • Available to

    Prospective students

  • Application deadline

    18/04/2024 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Aeronautics
    • Bioengineering
    • Brain Sciences
    • Centre for Environmental Policy
    • Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • Computing
    • Department of Life Sciences (Silwood Park)
    • Design Engineering
    • Earth Science and Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    • Immunology and Inflammation
    • Infectious Disease
    • Institute of Clinical Sciences
    • Life Sciences
    • Materials
    • Mathematics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Medicine
    • Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction
    • National Heart and Lung Institute
    • Physics
    • School of Public Health
    • Surgery and Cancer

Eligibility criteria

To be considered for this scholarship, candidates must:
  • Have been assessed as Home fee status 
  • Be available to commence your academic studies by the start of the 2024-25 academic year in October 2024
  • Have received an offer of admission to study for a one-year full-time MSc or MRes degree in the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine or Faculty of Natural Sciences at Imperial College London by 11:59 pm (UK local time), Friday 19 April 2024.
  • Demonstrate strong academic merit and/or potential
  • Demonstrate financial need
Financial need

Please note that applicants must provide precise and accurate financial information as part of their application form, both in terms of income and expenditure. Candidates who are invited to attend an interview for this scholarship will be asked questions related to the financial information stated in their application.

Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

Application process

How to apply

Stage 1: Apply for a one of the eligible master's degree courses at Imperial College London.

You must submit an application for one of the eligible master’s degree through the standard College application procedure as soon as possible and have an offer of admission by the deadline of 11:59 pm (UK local time), Friday 19th April 2024.

Stage 2: Apply for the Scholarship by 11:59 pm (UK local time), Thursday 18 April 2024.

Please arrange to apply directly to Grundy Educational Trust. You will need to sign up here and then apply using the following link.

If you have any specific access requirements for completing the application form due to a disability, please contact

Stage 3: Successful candidates will be invited to attend a remote interview with the Grundy Educational Trust taking place on Friday 28 June 2024.

Outcome of the Award

The successful candidates will be notified by email no later than 31 July 2024.  If you have not heard by this date, please assume you have been unsuccessful in your application. 

The successful scholars may be expected to meet informally with the donors on occasions, participate in events surrounding this scholarship, or be required to submit a short statement of progress that will be shared with the donors.

This award is for students starting in the academic year 2024-25 and cannot be deferred.  All scholarships are awarded subject to students accepting award Terms and Conditions.

Additional information

Further information on the Grundy Educational Trust is available on their website.


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